Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM Art A-mount lens review by jeffreybehr

reviewer#11955 date: Aug-20-2014
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 5
tested on:
  • film camera:Film camera
  • APS-C: 6MP6 MP; 10MP10 MP; 12MP12 MP; 14MP14 MP; 16MP16 MP; 20MP20 MP; 24MP24 MP
  • full frame: 12MP12 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Sony Zeiss 16-35/2.8 @ 35.
price paid:US$758 new, deliv'd
positive:VERY sharp all the way into corners @ F8, vibrant colors, low distortion, quiet, quick to focus, low weight, feels great.
comment:Wow, what a great lens. All excellent, nothing negative. Sharper and more colorful than the Zony 16-35.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 17
  • sharpness: 4.79
  • color: 4.82
  • build: 4.82
  • distortion: 5.00
  • flare control: 5.00
  • overall: 4.89 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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